Wilmer Ray Pilling

11 July 1906–2 August 1995 (Age 89)
Leavitt, Cardston, Alberta, Canada

The Life of Wilmer Ray

When Wilmer Ray Pilling was born on 11 July 1906, in Leavitt, Cardston, Alberta, Canada, his father, Elias Pilling, was 38 and his mother, Ada Louisa Wells, was 34. He married Nada Cahoon on 15 January 1936, in Cardston, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Medicine Hat, Cypress, Alberta, Canada in 1911 and Alberta, Canada in 1916. He died on 2 August 1995, in Cardston, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 89, and was buried in Leavitt Cemetery, Leavitt, Cardston, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Wilmer Ray Pilling
1906–1995
Nada Cahoon
1916–1999
Marriage: 15 January 1936
Douglas Kim Pilling
1948–1953

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 January 1936
Cardston, Alberta, Canada
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (1)

1982

Age 76

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

1 English (Lancashire): topographic name from Old English pīling ‘dweller by the stake’ or pylling ‘dweller by the stream’.2 German: habitational name from a place so named near Straubing, Bavaria. Compare Billing .3 German: patronymic derivative of Pille 1.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight

My Memory of Uncle Ray ~

My Uncle Ray and Aunt Nada bought the house right next door to my Grandma and Grandpa (Ida & Leonard) in Cardston just south of the Temple. I would often leave school for lunch and walk to Grandma's h …

Sources (3)

  • Wilmer Ray Pilling, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Wilmer Ray Pilling, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Wilmer Ray Pilling, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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